Stoneware jug

Description
This jug was probably made by William Lundy and Nathan Church, Jr. at Israel Seymour’s Troy, New York pottery. The potters achieved the distinctive decoration on this piece by using both cobalt and manganese oxides to fill in the incised floral motif.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jug
date made
1819-1824
maker
Lundy, William
Church, Jr., Nathan
Physical Description
ceramic, stoneware, coarse (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 40.3 cm; 15 7/8 in
place made
United States: New York, Troy
ID Number
1979.0577.08
accession number
1979.0577
catalog number
1979.577.8
subject
Domestic Furnishings
Food
Industry & Manufacturing
New York Stoneware
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
New York Stoneware
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Preston R. Bassett

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